MacArthur grantees work in about 50 countries; the Foundation has offices in three countries: India, Mexico, and Nigeria.

Grantmaking Conservation & Sustainable Development

Conservation & Sustainable Development

Aiming to preserve ecosystems and species and to promote development that respects the environment.

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Grantmaking Girls' Secondary Education in Developing Countries

Girls' Secondary Education in Developing Countries

Seeking to nurture learner-centered secondary education models that equip economically marginalized girls with a core set of 21st century skills and attributes so that they have the opportunity to make decisions appropriate for their lives.

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Grantmaking Human Rights & International Justice

Human Rights & International Justice

MacArthur seeks to strengthen human rights protections, advance government accountability, and improve the reach and quality of justice. Our grantmaking aims to defend freedom of expression and enhance criminal justice globally, with a special focus on Mexico, Nigeria, and Russia.

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Grantmaking International Peace & Security

International Peace & Security

The Foundation’s goal in the area of international peace and security grantmaking is to reduce nuclear risk.

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Grantmaking Population & Reproductive Health

Population & Reproductive Health

Working to reduce maternal mortality and improve the quality of maternal and reproductive health care in India, Mexico, and Nigeria.

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